Edmire is looking for a candidate who has 3 to 4 years of professional experience in industrial design, and who would describe themselves as:
a natural troubleshooter, decision maker, and problem solver;
a hands-on designer;
a sustainability expert (or would like to become one);
a plastics & metal manufacturing processes expert;
a technical but creative mastermind;
someone with a heightened sense of reality;
someone with a ‘Carpe Diem’-style of being;
someone people enjoy talking to;
someone who is mature in the workplace, but who maintains a young spirit.
Edmire is a young and dynamic design and innovation studio that creates atypical yet well thought-out designs with an eye for sustainability. It is Edmire’s goal to work towards a brighter environmental future. We believe that mindful design positively contributes to our planet, because everything we develop has an impact on days to come.
However, we want to be a holistic example in all corporate areas, not just when it comes to design. We therefore strive to obtain a B-corp certificate as a token of our values.
Our design ideas and concepts are backed up by a sustainable strategic vision, innovative ideas, and emotional storytelling. An enthusiastic group of ten designers – whom all have expertise in research and strategy, industrial design or brand design – work together as an ambitious team.
In addition to the development of personal projects, Edmire designs various products on behalf of clients such as Boma, Babymatters, Soudal, Leo Papers products, Greenspeed, Care.org, Future Cleaning Technologies ...
As an Industrial Designer at Edmire you are responsible for the development of meaningful and useful products for our customers. Therefore, you must know exactly how to turn the customer's vision and wishes into an innovative and exclusive product.
You report directly to the Operations Director.
Your previous experience strengthens the team and you enjoy sharing your know-how and tips ’n’ tricks concerning the use of materials, production techniques, design components.
Your Solidworks skills are the best of the best and with your technical expertise you will become our CAD model expert.
You will enforce our industrial department with your engineering knowledge but will approach all projects from a creative perspective
You have a M.A. degree in Industrial Design (or a similarly relevant degree).
You have at least 3 years of experience as an Industrial Designer.
Quality is by far the most important value in everything you do. You aren’t content until all details have been laid out perfectly.
You are creative, hands-on, and a team player.
You are capable to direct and convey knowledge in a mature manner with flair.
You have an eye for detail and a healthy way of doing business.
You are a positive person and will never show any frustrations towards your team.
You have a long term vision: you are capable to work on both quick win projects and projects that run for several years and you look for a perfect balance between both in favor of your team.
dealing with customers
You know how to transform the client’s inquiry into a ‘why-how-what’ analysis.
You use design methods that always put the user first.
You are capable to translate strategic issues and needs of the user into made-to-measure solutions.
You stand strong in the technical field.
You are a wizard when it comes to ‘visual’ skills in 2D & 3D.
You are a master in parametric and surface design, with a preference for Solidworks. Solidworks and CAD models do not have any secrets for you.
You can build prototypes and mockups.
Some experience with Harvest, Forecast and Excel is also a plus, but not a must.
Full-time contract (40 hours)
Part-time (32 hours) is negotiable
Monthly flat rate allowance for expenses
DKV hospitalization insurance with the option to add family members at a reduced rate.
Cell phone subscription.
A fresh and healthy lunch every day.
Bicycle lease is negotiable.
Yearly budget for relevant courses/training.
Share in the company.
Annual collective bonus based on accomplished profits.
Interested? Send your portfolio, resume and motivation to firstname.lastname@example.org